The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 40 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.28% 1.79% 7.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.67% 11.29% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate
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£350 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 - £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
SharePoint
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
61 62 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.67% 15.90% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 36
Average daily rate £335 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £33.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.81% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £22.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the South Yorkshire region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the South Yorkshire region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 4 £350 - 3
Doncaster - 3 - -
Barnsley - 2 £500 -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) IIS
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 3 (12.50%) Firewall
9 3 (12.50%) VMware
9 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 3 (12.50%) JBoss
9 3 (12.50%) Internet
9 3 (12.50%) Citrix
9 3 (12.50%) Windows XP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.17%) Quickr
6 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.17%) Apache
6 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.17%) COM
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) iSeries
2 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows NT
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.17%) BDD
3 1 (4.17%) TDD
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Logistics
3 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.17%) Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) MVC
3 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) C
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) HL7
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vCloud
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Unicenter
2 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) CA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus
5 1 (4.17%) EMC